TFC Stu Recke
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 2, Nortonville
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Injury Crash on KY 106 in Elkton, KY
Date of News Release: 02/02/2007
Elkton, KY (Todd County) - Joyce Long age 71 of Elkton, KY was operating a 1997 Mercury Sable eastbound on KY 106. Thomas Boley age 47 of Lewisburg, KY was operating a 1985 Chevrolet Blazer westbound on KY 106. As the two vehicles met on a hill, Ms. Long's vehicle was straddling the centerline. Mr. Boley swerved to the right in an attempt to avoid her vehicle. However, Ms. Long's vehicle sideswiped Mr. Boley's vehicle causing it to exit off the roadway. Mr. Boley's vehicle went down an embankment and overturned coming to rest on its driver's side. Ms. Long pulled her vehicle into a driveway. Mr. Boley and his passenger, Bruce Helstley, were transported to the Jennie Stuart Medical Center for treatment. Ms. Long was not injured. All subjects were wearing seatbelts. Tpr. Mark Franklin investigated the crash that occurred on February 1, 2007 at 1:40 p.m. Todd County EMS assisted at the scene.